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April 29, 2024

May is Mental Health Awareness Month at Houston Public Library

We’re Hosting Free Health and Wellness Events and Everyone is Invited!

Health and Wellness Fair

Prioritize your health and discover a wealth of wellness information, activities and presentations for all ages while connecting with your community. There’s something for everyone at the second annual Health and Wellness Fair!

May 11 | 11 AM – 2 PM
Central Library

Big Feelings! Dealing With Emotions That Are Too Big to Ignore

Connect with mental health and wellness professionals as they offer a series of yoga, play therapy, art therapy, and other workshops for families, kids and teens. De-stress in our meditation room or stop and chat with a mental health professional at our Q&A tables -- both are available throughout this event.

May 18 | 2 PM – 4 PM
Central Library, Fourth Floor

Mental Health Awareness for Teens

Empower yourself! Learn about behavioral health, mindfulness, self-care, and breaking cycles of codependency with guest presenters from the Houston Health Department. These workshops are for youth ages 13 - 18.

Teen Behavioral Health 101
May 4 | 11 AM - 12 PM
Vinson Neighborhood Library

Mindfulness: The Path to Health and Happiness
May 8 | 4 PM - 5 PM
Carnegie Neighborhood Library and Center for Learning

Mindfulness: The Path to Health and Happiness
May 14 | 4 PM - 5 PM
Mancuso Neighborhood Library

Self-Care Pioneers
May 20 | 4 PM - 5 PM
Alief-David M. Henington Regional Library

Teen Behavioral Health 101
May 29 | 3 PM - 4 PM
Bracewell Neighborhood Library

For more information about Houston Public Library, visit, call 832-393-1313, follow us on Twitter or Facebook @houstonlibrary or on Instagram @houstonpubliclibrary.